Insurance for members of the Folk Alliance Australia

Why Aon?

Your nearest Aon Insurance brokers:

Folk Performer

Solo/ Duo/ Trio/ Group
Prices Starting at*
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Folk Events

Less than 2,500 event attendance
Prices Starting at*
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Folk Clubs

Small clubs and large clubs^
Prices Starting at*
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*Premiums vary based on GST and the stamp duty in your state.
^ A small club is defined as 75 members or less and a large club 76-200 members.

Approved specifically for members of Folk Alliance Australia, whether you're a folk performer/group, folk club or organising folk events, our cost-competitive $20mill Public Liability insurance covers you against key risks including the inability to work due to personal injury and injury caused to the public/audience. Our insurance also has the following benefits;

  • 12 months cover, no matter what time of year you buy or renew our insurance.
  • Free professional liability included as part of the policy.
  • Certificate of Currency within minutes, not days+.


We help cover all the essentials:

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Select the type of cover you require by clicking the appropriate Buy Online button above to get a no-obligation quick quote. Then, if you’re happy, you can continue on for a quick online purchase.

Qualifying Criteria

To purchase a policy under this scheme you must be a current and financial member with Folk Alliance Australia. Please make sure to have active membership and your membership number prior to purchasing cover. To take out membership, visit Folk Alliance Australia.

Who do we consider as folk?

  •  Folk Music is culturally specific and primarily acoustic in nature. It is not; Heavy Metal, Hard Rock, Punk, Hardcore, Hip-Hop, Rap and music within a similar context.
  •  Folk Dance is culturally specific. It is not; Breakdance, Fire-Twirling, Moshing, Log-Throwing, Crowd-Surfing, Acrobatics and dance within a similar context.
  •  Folk Music Festivals/Concerts involve no less than 85%  Folk Music, as defined above.

What is Public liability Insurance?

Our Public Liability policy covers you for claims made against you by a third party, who suffer an injury or property damage, at any event or premise you work from. To make sure you’re correctly protected we automatically offer $20 million in cover under our policy.

What is Professional Liability?

This is included as part of your policy, free of charge. It covers you for any claims made against you that have come specifically as a result of professional advice you’ve given.

Worldwide cover

Purchasing our Performer Folk Alliance member insurance? In the event of a claim, you'll be covered by our insurance while performing anywhere in the world, except USA & Canada

Purchasing our Folk Alliance member Club or Festival event insurance? In the event of a claim, you'll be covered anywhere in Australia and New Zealand.

If you’d like to discuss your insurance needs, call us on  1800 806 584  between 8.30am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.
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+ Wait period for a certificate may differ, if you’re purchasing at the end of month during reconciliation. However if your purchase is urgent, simply contact our team on 1800 806 584 so that we can issue your certificate in time for your next performance.

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